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ERIC Number: EJ646843
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2002
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ISSN: ISSN-0360-7283
Gun Violence and Children: Factors Related To Exposure and Trauma.
Slovak, Karen
Health & Social Work, v27 n2 p104-12 May 2002
Study investigated relationship between access to firearms and parental monitoring on rural youths' exposure to gun violence, and examined the effect of gun violence exposure on mental health. Results indicated a substantial number were exposed to gun violence. Exposure was related to firearm access and parental monitoring. Implications for social workers include advising on gun removal and safe storage practices. (Author)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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